LOS ANGELES--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Oct. 3, 2016--
Jaffray Companies (NYSE: PJC), a leading investment bank and asset
management firm, is pleased to announce the hiring of Sarah James as a
senior research analyst covering hospitals and managed care companies.
She will be based in the Los Angeles office.
James joins Piper Jaffray with more than 15 years of experience in
equity research. Most recently, she spent seven years at Wedbush
Securities where she was an equity research analyst covering the
hospital and managed care sector. In 2012, Institutional Investor
recognized James as an All-America Research Team Rising Star.
Previously, she held sell-side positions in healthcare equity research
at Lehman Brothers, UBS and Cowen and Co.
“We are excited to expand our healthcare footprint into the hospital and
managed care industries with Sarah spearheading coverage,” said Michael
Cox, director of equity research at Piper Jaffray. “This sector is
not only highly relevant to our institutional client base, but also very
complementary to our existing healthcare coverage.”
James received a bachelor’s degree in finance from Florida State
University and a Master of Business Administration degree from the UCLA
Anderson School of Management.
The Piper Jaffray equity research group consists of 41
senior analysts with 10 dedicated to the healthcare sector. The firm
provides coverage on more than 750
companies in the following key sectors: healthcare, energy,
financial institutions, technology, consumer and industrials.
About Piper Jaffray
Jaffray Companies (NYSE: PJC) is a leading investment bank and asset
management firm. Securities brokerage and investment banking services
are offered in the U.S. through Piper Jaffray & Co., member SIPC and
FINRA; in Europe through Piper Jaffray Ltd., authorized and regulated by
the U.K. Financial Conduct Authority and Simmons & Company International
Limited, authorized and regulated by the U.K. Financial Conduct
Authority and the Dubai Financial Services Authority; in Hong Kong
through Piper Jaffray Hong Kong Limited, authorized and regulated by the
Securities and Futures Commission. Asset management products and
services are offered through five separate investment advisory
affiliates―U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) registered
Advisory Research, Inc., Piper Jaffray Investment Management LLC, PJC
Capital Partners LLC and Piper Jaffray & Co.; and Guernsey-based
Parallel General Partners Limited, authorized and regulated by the
Guernsey Financial Services Commission.
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